July 2017

Last Days of Summer

Hey hey! For all of us summer will be soon coming to a close. That means a return to Sweden for me, and for new arrivals hopefully an exciting new start! I’ve been at home in Scotland for summer lazing with my cat, seeing friends, turning 25 and obtaining my Chinese visa for the SUDes class trip. I will now … Continue reading

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Accomodation in Lund

Hej hej! If you got accepted to Lund University, the next step would probably be to find a place to stay in. Finding good accommodation in Lund might be challenging since a lot of students are moving in and there are not many places available. Someone said it nicely from an economic point that the demand is usually higher than … Continue reading

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Uniting Student’s Choir!

Having a penchant for singing, the opportunity to be able to be a part of a church choir here at Lund was a blessing to me after my first month of arrival here. It was a dream come true indeed. We have an amazing choir leader, Eva who has impressed us with her passion for music and is an amazing … Continue reading

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Time to learn Swedish

Arrival Day for the upcoming academic year at Lund University is less than six weeks away. I am certain newly admitted students are counting down the days and planning everything around the 15th of August. While enjoying the summer, I would recommend that you start exploring and learning the Swedish language. When in Lund, you will be surprised with the … Continue reading

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Holiday in Sweden

When studying abroad, you should take the opportunity to explore the country during the holiday. Since the summer break is around three months long, there is enough time for an extended tour. Together with two friends, I had a road trip around the southern part of Sweden, which included cities like Gothenburg, Karlstad, Uppsala, Stockholm, Jönköping and many more. A … Continue reading

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Your home away from home

Finding accommodation in Lund is considered one of the most challenging parts of student life. So it was for me 🙂 Without going deep into detail I would recommend you to keep on trying to get one from LU accommodation or AF Bostäder, or through the student nations, if you are still looking for it. This is a safer way … Continue reading

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Glad Midsommar!

Hey hey! On Friday 23rd June it was Midsummer in Sweden, and so I thought I’d let you know how some friends and I celebrated. Five international students from my class (including me) were invited to a Swedish friend’s place in Lomma, a seaside town between Lund and Malmö that is best known for its beach. Through the day others … Continue reading

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